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Spatial and Temporal Analysis of Tornado Fatalities in the United States: 1880-2005
(American Meteorological Society, 2007-12)
A dataset of killer tornadoes is compiled and analyzed spatially in order to assess region-specific vulnerabilities in the United States from 1880 to 2005. Results reveal that most tornado fatalities occur in the lower–Arkansas, ...
An extensive episode of derecho-producing convective systems in the United States during May and June 1998: A multi-scale analysis and review
(Royal Meteorological Society, 2007)
A database was compiled for the period 1980–2005 to assess the threat to life in the conterminous United States from nonconvective high-wind events. This study reveals the number of fatalities from these wind storms, ...